'Persian Plan of the Town and Fortifications of Bushire, previous to the bombardment by the British in 1856'

IOR/X/3116

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The record is made up of 1 plan sheet. It was created in 1856. It was written in English and Persian. The original is part of the British Library: Map Collections.

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Signed by Felix Jones, British Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in the Gulf of Persia, and Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. to the Persian Expeditionary Forces.

Extent and format
1 plan sheet
Area map covers
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Scale
not given
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 28° 59' 59.52" N, 50° 49' 18.83" E
Top-right: 28° 59' 59.52" N, 50° 50' 40.05" E
Bottom-left: 28° 58' 55.1" N, 50° 49' 18.83" E
Bottom-right: 28° 58' 55.1" N, 50° 50' 40.05" E
Physical characteristics

Materials:

Pen and ink with wash on paper

Dimensions:

446 x 560 mm, on sheet 466 x 580 mm

Written in
English and Persian in Latin script
Type
Map

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Original held at
British Library: Map Collections
Access conditions

Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/X/3116
Former external reference(s)
M.V.26

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Date(s)
1856 (CE, Gregorian)

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'Persian Plan of the Town and Fortifications of Bushire, previous to the bombardment by the British in 1856', British Library: Map Collections, IOR/X/3116, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100000005574.0x000001> [accessed 21 November 2018]

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